- Previous Citations
- Bankruptcy and Family Law Legislation Amendment Bill 2004
- Originating house
- Parliament no
- Amends the:
Bankruptcy Act 1966 and
Family Law Act 1975 to clarify the interaction between family law and bankruptcy, particularly in relation to the rights of the non-bankrupt spouse and the interests of creditors; and
Bankruptcy Act 1966 to: establish a supervised account regime for the collection by a bankruptcy trustee of a bankrupt’s assessed income contributions; and prevent the use of financial and maintenance agreements to defeat the claims of creditors.